Thunder Mountain

Region: North of Hwy. 3

Distance: 9 km (return)

Elevation gain: 1250 m or 4200 feet

Rating: Off-trail ridge hike

Estimated hiking time: 6 hours

Description: Thunder Mountain is located just south of "The Gap" of the Oldman River. There are two possible routes to the peak. To ascend the northwest ridge, park at the southwest end of “The Gap", then follow the most open route to the ridge. To ascend the north ridge, park at the north end of "The Gap" and follow the ridge to the peak (see description by Bob Spirko). Either return the same way or ascend one ridge and descend the other.

Trip date: August 26, 2016

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